The 44th Chess Olympiad 2022 will feature the first-ever Torch Relay to be carried in Chess Olympiad. The All India Chess Federation will organize on this occasion the Olympiad Torch Run International Open Rapid Chess Tournament 2022 which will be held on the 19th of June at Indira Gandhi International Stadium in Delhi. 14th World Chess Champion, Indian Chess Legend, Viswanathan Anand will grace the occasion with his presence.
The total prize fund of the event is more than ₹300.000 (~4.800 euros). Detailed regulations and prize distribution can be found in the enclosed invitation.